Since Mr. Planalp (TIME, Aug. 16) has started a roster of "Names-in-a-million," I beg to submit my own surname, formerly of no little distinction in the New York publishing circles (New York Staats- Zeitung). For purity of origin and significance of meaning, I think it is a name that will favorably compare with any you may find, for your roster of reversible names.
HAROLD P. STAATS
Geo. Staats & Co.
Brass Founders and Finishers
Brooklyn, N. Y.
To help back Manager Planalp off the stage with his boast of a name-in-a-million (TIME, Aug. 16)...